The acquisition of the second season of 13 half-hour episodes, follows the success of the first series of 26 x 30 mins, which commenced on Playhouse Disney in January 2010 and currently airs seven days a week.
Disney Channel is currently available on basic cable in over 99 million U.S. homes. The channel has acquired all US television rights to the property.
Chuggington has been licensed to more than 175 territories worldwide and has established a successful ratings record in several key international markets including the UK (BBC - CBeebies), Germany (Super-RTL), France (TF1), Australia (ABC) and Canada (Treehouse).
In addition, over 125 consumer products and publishing agreements have been concluded throughout the world.